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What the papers say – March 8 (PA)
UK

What the papers say – March 8

08/03/2021

All but two mainstream national dailies carry front page angles on the Duke and Duchess of Sussex’s Oprah interview, while warnings over the reopening of schools and news on Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe also feature.

What the papers say – March 7 (PA)
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What the papers say – March 7

07/03/2021

Reaction to the wage review for health workers and Oprah’s conversation with the Sussexes are splashed on the nation’s front pages.

What the papers say – March 5 (Andrew Matthews/PA)
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What the papers say – March 5

05/03/2021

Fury over a small pay rise for NHS staff, the prospect of summer holidays and the latest with the coronavirus vaccine feature on Friday’s front pages.

What the papers say – March 4 (Andrew Matthews/PA)
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What the papers say – March 4

04/03/2021

Reaction to Rishi Sunak’s Budget and a Buckingham Palace inquiry into bullying claims are among the stories making the front pages on Thursday.

What the papers say – March 2 (Peter Byrne/PA)
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What the papers say – March 2

02/03/2021

The nation’s papers are led by Philip being moved to a new hospital for treatment on an infection and a pre-existing heart condition.

What the papers say – March 1 (PA)
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What the papers say – March 1

28/02/2021

The emergence of the new Brazilian coronavirus variant in the UK and previews of this week’s Budget dominate the nation’s papers.

What the papers say – February 23 (PA)
UK

What the papers say – February 23

23/02/2021

The Prime Minister’s four-step plan to fully ease lockdown is keenly anticipated in the papers, though there is some criticism over its duration.

What the papers say – February 22 (PA)
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What the papers say – February 22

22/02/2021

The front pages splash with the planned return of schools, socialising and some sports next month as part of the easing of coronavirus restrictions.

What the papers say – February 21 (PA)
UK

What the papers say – February 21

21/02/2021

The plan to have all UK adults vaccinated against Covid-19 by the end of July dominates the Sunday papers, most of which are also keeping tabs on the Duke of Edinburgh as he remains in hospital.

What the papers say – February 20 (PA)
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What the papers say – February 20

20/02/2021

The stripping of the Duke and Duchess of Sussex’s royal patronages dominates the Saturday papers, along with news of lockdown exit hopes.

What the papers say – February 19 (PA)
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What the papers say – February 19

19/02/2021

Pictures of the surface of Mars taken by Nasa’s Perseverance rover feature on many of Friday’s front pages, along with stories on the vaccine rollout and hopes for summer holidays.

What the papers say – February 18 (PA)
UK

What the papers say – February 18

18/02/2021

Photos of the Duke of Edinburgh feature on a number of Thursday’s front pages after the 99-year-old was admitted to hospital, while the latest on coronavirus testing and infections are also covered.

What the papers say – February 17 (Peter Byrne/PA)
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What the papers say – February 17

17/02/2021

Millions more Britons being told to shield and potential routes out of the national lockdown are among the stories on Wednesday’s front pages.

What the papers say – February 16 (PA)
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What the papers say – February 16

16/02/2021

Hopes and signs that Britain is emerging from the pandemic as well as drama surrounding the Duke and Duchess of Sussex feature in the Tuesday papers.

What the papers say – February 14 (PA)
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What the papers say – February 14

14/02/2021

The end of lockdown and vaccination stories lead the papers on Sunday, along with news of the acquittal of former US President Donald Trump.

What the papers say – February 10 (PA)
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What the papers say – February 10

10/02/2021

The prospect of prison time for people who lie about their travel history when returning to the UK leads many of Wednesday’s papers, along with the fees for those facing mandatory hotel quarantine.

What the papers say – February 9 (PA)
UK

What the papers say – February 9

09/02/2021

Fears over Britain’s measures to stop Covid carriers entering the country and various vaccination angles feature on the nation’s front pages.